Greetings from Campowerment: A getaway to go deep
Fuller sets up for the happy hour sing-off. Teams compete by receiving the same word and singing songs that contain the word until there's one team left standing.
Thu May 16, 2013
Scott challenges IMG, other allocations
Gov. Rick Scott must soon sign the new state budget, and he's getting intense feedback on all sides: from lawmakers protecting hometown projects, hospitals worried about losing money and a business-backed group criticizing pork-barrel spending.
Tue May 14, 2013
The shot heard around the world: United we stand
Ocala, Florida, Tuesday May 14, 2013, ' united we stand ' the vision of a promised land upon the field of dreams, still known as the United States of America today.
Sat May 11, 2013
Strange News: Zombie outbreak in Ocala Florida
In Ocala, May 10 2013, the Ocala City Hall was apparently surrounded by zombies.
Fri May 10, 2013
Florida Siblings Charged in Chips Theft
A central Florida brother and sister have been arrested after a deputy found a van overflowing with bags of chips that were apparently taken from a Frito-Lay factory.
The Florida Times-Union
Pod Rods - famed hot rod designer Dean Jeffries has died; Big Daddy...
Dean Jeffries [r] stands with Ken Gross during a segment of the Great Customizers seminar at the 2009 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, next to the hot rod designer's wild Mantaray.
'Power Hour' for high school students
Most adults get a one-hour lunch break at work, so why shouldn't students? At Ocala's West Port High School, that's exactly what students have been getting since 2009, according to Ocala.com. At 11 a.m. every morning, all 2,300 students are released for 60 minutes to do whatever they choose.
Thu May 09, 2013
When he was born he hit the ground, stood up and looked ready to run.
A 2-year-old colt by Ocala Stud stallion High Cotton, whose main purpose was to help further nutritional and physiological research at the University of Florida/IFAS Equine Sciences Center in Lowell, instead sold for $600,000 - one of the highest prices paid for a horse at the yearly sale.
Jerry 'The King' Lawler Cleared to Enter the Ring
In September 2012, Jerry "The King" Lawler, the long-time ring announcer for WWE, collapsed during a taping of Monday Night Raw.
New York Post
Weird but true
According to authorities, a suspected speeding motorist twice eluded cops in Highland Beach, Fla., giving himself enough time to "disappear." When cops caught up to his car, which had stopped, it appeared to be empty.
Wed May 08, 2013
Cops search for $18K missing golf cart
Marion County deputies are searching for an $18,000 gas-powered golf cart that was stolen from a mobile home park in Ocala.
NBC Sports Radio Adds New Affiliates
One of the new full-time sports radio networks, NBC Sports Radio , has announced the addition of several affiliates.
Ocala woman, 80, loses $200,000 in sweepstakes scam
An 80-year-old Ocala woman lost more than $200,000 in a sweepstake scam. The Ocala Star-Banner reports the woman began receiving phone calls in 2012 telling her she had won thousands in a sweepstakes.
Tue May 07, 2013
Gas Prices Keep to Uneven Trend
Gas prices fluctuated last week after the price of a barrel of oil inched above $90 and on word of a positive U.S. jobs report.
Mon May 06, 2013
NBC Sports Picking Up More Affiliates
The NBC Sports Network says it now has 266 stations taking some of its content with the addition of new affiliates in L.A., Phoenix, Nashville, Denver, Macon, Gainesville, and Ocala.
Florida Bar Journal
The Florida Bar - Daily News Summary - May 6, 2013
An electronic digest of media coverage of interest to members of The Florida Bar compiled each workday by the Public Information and Bar Services Department.
Sun May 05, 2013
AOL City Guide
Days Inn Ocala
This Ocala hotel, located off Interstate 75, provides each room with satellite TV including the HBO channel.
Partner Sherri Kirkland of Expert Screenings Background Screening Service in Ocala, FL.
Doug Kirkland has been ordered to stop representing clients starting Friday, which marks the end of the 30-day period from when the Florida Supreme Court approved the Florida Bar's emergency petition for his suspension.
Sat May 04, 2013
St. Petersburg Times
Despite HCI closing, volunteers maintain relationship with inmates
Volunteer Sharon Whiddon once helped Hillsborough Correctional Institution inmates like Vivia Palmer make aprons.
Fri May 03, 2013
Gay-straight club to be allowed at Fla. school
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Wet weather has forced an emergency lane closure on I-95 northbound, just before the Fuller Warren Bridge.